Fall 2011 Courses

August 29 – December 6, 2011, 4.2 CEUs/42 PDHs

SENG 455 – CHEN 455: Process Safety Management
Instructor: Dr. M. Sam Mannan

Applications of engineering principles to process safety and hazards analysis, mitigation, and prevention, with special emphasis on the chemical process industries. This course covers source modeling for leakage rates, dispersion analysis, relief valve sizing, fire and explosion damage analysis, hazards identification, risk analysis, and accident investigations.

These distance learning courses are eligible for academic credit or Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

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SENG 430 – CHEN 430: Risk Analysis Safety Engineering
Instructor: Dr. William Rogers

Concepts of risk and risk assessment, which uses all available information to provide a foundation for risk-informed and cost-effective engineering practices; examples and exercises are drawn from a variety of engineering areas. Prerequisite: Junior or senior classification.

These distance learning courses are eligible for academic credit or Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

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SENG 310: Industrial Hygiene Engineering
Instructor: Dr. Subramanya Nayak

Application of scientific and engineering principles in the selection and design of control systems related to chemical, physical and ergonomic exposures in the process and manufacturing industries; relationships of criteria, analysis and specifications for the assessment and control of occupational related illnesses.

These distance learning courses are eligible for academic credit or Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

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SENG 321: Industrial Safety Engineering
Instructor: Dr. Ray Mentzer

Concepts of designing, operating and maintaining optimally safe systems, risk management, economic impact, legislation, performance measurement and accident investigation/analysis; principles and practices in industrial hygiene engineering, fire protection engineering and introduction to systems safety engineering.

These distance learning courses are eligible for academic credit or Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

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SENG 422: Fire Protection Engineering
Instructor: Dr. Thomas Sturtevant

Fire protection design concepts and considerations for chemical, petrochemical and hydrocarbon processing facilities. Special attention given to fire hazard analysis, fire risk assessment, fire protection features, and emergency response. Specific fire protection design considerations are studied for the various types of facilities and processes. Prerequisite: Instructor approval.

These distance learning courses are eligible for academic credit or Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

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Note: Interested in a Master’s of Safety Engineering via Distance Learning? Please send an email to Valerie Green at val-green@tamu.edu. Your name and contact information will be added to a waiting list, as soon as the curriculum is established, you will be contacted with further information.